256. The Wings of Pegasus, by George Chatterton - Episode 13
Brigadier George Chatterton's memoirs, read by Al Murray, tell the extraordinary story of his time as a soldier for the British Army who then went on to become the Commander of the Glider Pilot Regiment during the Second World War.
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Produced by Joey McCarthy
Exec Producer Tony Pastor
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The British Army in Normandy are the focus as Al Murray and James Holland are joined by historian and author Jonathan Ware.
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